Definition of 'tourism'
Example sentences containing 'tourism'
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It is the best possible way of stopping health tourism. The Sun (2016)They warn that the destruction of the tourism industry could radicalise unemployed workers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For a tourism business, you want certainty. Times, Sunday Times (2016)BRITAIN'S biggest hospitals have lost 40million to unpaid health tourism bills in the last two years. The Sun (2016)Tunisia doesn't deserve a tourism industry. The Sun (2017)And a trial system Peterborough is already hugely successful at combating illicit health tourism. The Sun (2016)The tourism industry has also reported a Brexit boom, with the weak pound helping the industry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And now the 29-year-old has been signed up by Dubai tourism chiefs to help promote the desert city. The Sun (2016)Tourism businesses may be turned off by an environmental message. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He said yesterday there was a real prospect of the lunar base hosting space tourism. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Their main industry is tourism and they fear holidaymakers will shy away. The Sun (2013)Tourism chiefs suggested that the royal wedding will be a huge boost to tourism. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This chart shows some of the top health tourism destinations. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Opposition groups said that any such levy would damage the tourism economy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Local tourism business owners think the campaign is premature. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The figures reflect the importance of the tourism industry in both areas. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Tourism chiefs said a short fuse was used because of high winds. The Sun (2009)The fact that health tourism is increasingly popular helped to reassure her about her choice. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Economists said the bill for lost business and tourism will run to many millions of pounds. The Sun (2010)Locals and the tourism industry have been happy to oblige. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Tourism chiefs expect a surge of visitors to resorts. The Sun (2014)Ministers have become increasingly concerned about the extent of health tourism. Times, Sunday Times (2014)By all means we should highlight the problem of health tourism. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The largest industry was once tourism. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Climbing is vital to local tourism, which was ruined by the earthquake. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It's about much more than space tourism. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They want to destroy our economy, our tourism. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The tourism economy is worth about 85 billion a year. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Tourism chiefs are predicting a 4.5 per cent increase in visitor spending. The Sun (2014)I will agree that there are a few problems with space tourism. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Greece's main business and tourism associations warned of a huge increase in unemployment if the government failed to find a deal and reopen banks. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Britain will also face competition from Australia and Spain in its struggle to win a slice of the space tourism industry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We remain highly nervous about the potential for damage to ours and other businesses in the vital tourism sector of the South West. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Trends of 'tourism'
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Translations for 'tourism'
British English: tourism /ˈtʊərɪzəm/ NOUN
Tourism is the business of providing services for people on holiday.
Tourism is important economically.
- American English: tourism
- Arabic: سِيَاحَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: turismo
- Chinese: 旅游业
- Croatian: turizam
- Czech: cestovní ruch
- Danish: turisme
- Dutch: toerisme
- European Spanish: turismo
- Finnish: turismi
- French: tourisme
- German: Tourismus
- Greek: τουρισμός
- Italian: turismo
- Japanese: 旅行業
- Korean: 관광
- Norwegian: turisme
- Polish: turystyka
- European Portuguese: turismo
- Romanian: turism
- Russian: туризм
- Spanish: turismo
- Swedish: turism
- Thai: การท่องเที่ยว
- Turkish: turizm
- Ukrainian: туризм
- Vietnamese: ngành du lịch
Definition of tourism from the Collins English Dictionary
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